Stanford Hotels & Resorts Employment

A job in the hospitality industry is fast-paced, dynamic and deeply rewarding. It presents the opportunity to meet people from around the world, develop essential job skills and be part of a talented team of professionals. Whether you’re just starting your career in the hospitality sector or looking for a change of direction on a well-established career path, the Fernie Stanford Resort offers a rewarding work environment, competitive compensation and a vibrant team of colleagues. Check this page often for information on our latest job postings and career opportunities.

Front Desk Agent

Main Duties:

  • Register arriving guests and assign rooms

  • Customer service and answering enquiries regarding hotel services

  • Completing reservations both over the phone, via email, and in person

  • Switchboard use

  • General duties in the hotel setting including support for the housekeeping department

  • Helping out with other office duties as required.

Job Requirements

Qualifications & Skills:

Customer service attitude a must

  • Sales skills essential

  • Strong communication skills needed (written and oral)

  • Completion of secondary school or equivalent

  • Computer knowledge required (MS Office Word, Excel)

  • Experience using a Hotel Reservation System would be preferred

  • Previous experience in an office setting

  • A detail oriented and efficient worker able to perform in a fast-paced environment

  • Well organized and able to multitask

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Fernie, BC

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Customer Service: 1 year


Stanford Hotels & Resorts Fernie, B.C. is looking for a full time housekeepers.  Please submit your resume and cover letter to corien@stanfordhospitality.com

Ethnic Food Cook

STANFORD HOTELS & RESORTS is seeking to hire Ethnic Food Cook to work in their FERNIE STANFORD RESORT.

About the company

Since its inception in 1990, the Stanford Hospitality Group (‘SHG’) has been on a mission to provide top quality hotel accommodation in world-class locations at accessible prices. SHG currently owns and operates the Stanford Grande Prairie Hotel and the Fernie Stanford Resort. The Stanford Hospitality Group also manages over 60 luxury resort condominiums, 3 licensed restaurants, and 2 pubs.

Fernie Stanford Resort Location: 100 Riverside Way, Fernie, British Columbia  V0B 1M1 Canada

About the position

Job title: Ethnic Food Cook (NOC 6322)

Number of positions: 2

Type: permanent, full-time position

Start Date: June 2017

Language Requirement: English

Weekly hours: Minimum 40 hours

Duties include:

  • Prepare and cook authentic Indian cuisines/menu items.

  • Handling/cooking of bread, vegetarian and non vegetarian dishes in tandoor

  • Preparation and handling of raw ingredients before cooking

  • Ensure quality of food, correct cooking times and techniques, and determine size of food proportions.

  • Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment.

  • Record food temperatures and ensure proper cooling and storage techniques.

  • Inspect kitchens and food service areas.

  • Train new staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food.

  • Work with specialized cooking equipment (deep fryer, clay oven etc.).

  • Clean kitchen and work areas

  • Work with minimal supervision

Education, Work Experience, and Skills Requirement:

  • Thorough knowledge of Tandoori cooking techniques is required

  • Strong knowledge of Indian spices and their uses are required

  • Completion of a minimum of secondary level school  is required

  • Completion of a minimum of 3 years work experience in commercial cooking for Indian cuisine is required

  • High agility and focus in the kitchen are required

  • Ability to work a variety of shifts as the business dictates

  • FOODSAFE certification

Wage and Benefit:

  • Hourly rate: $19 with applicable overtime pay rate if work overtime in accordance to BC Employment Standards

  • Health Benefits available after completion of probationary period or 3 months (whichever is sooner)

  • Accommodation will be provided at subsidized rates

  • Transportation cost to Fernie will be covered


Location of work: 100 Riverside Way, Fernie, British Columbia  V0B 1M1 Canada

The Fernie Stanford Resort is an equal opportunity employer, underrepresented groups (aboriginal, youth, new immigrants, persons with disabilities) are encouraged to apply


Please send your resume with details of your work authorization type in Canada (citizen/PR or work permit holder) to the contact person below:

Corien Sieders; E: corien@stanfordhospitality.com; P: (250)-423-5000